Meandering our way through the offseason, a single one-liner at a time…
— With an alumnus in charge, there’s a culture change afoot at Texas Tech.
— North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora: “We don’t feel like we’ve maxed out by any means.”
— The rehab from a broken femur for 2013 Notre Dame signee Torii Hunter Jr. has hit a snag and will delay a return to the football field.
— Father-and-son Iowa State assistants Wally and Shane Burnham find a way to mix football and family.
— Mlive.com: Michigan State incoming linebacker Shane Jones gets brotherly shove heading to East Lansing.
— New Clemson recruiting czar Thad Turnipseed reunites with former Alabama mate Dabo Swinney.
— Syracuse Post-Standard: In the secondary, the position to watch for Syracuse football is a three-man cornerback competition.
— Former Alabama football player Brent Calloway made a cameo appearance — as an Alabama Heisman winner — in the USA Network show “Necessary Roughness.”
— Penn State has extended its ban on bags, backpacks, purses, etc. at Beaver Stadium through the 2013 season.
— Houston will play its Oct. 12 game against Memphis at BBVA Compass Stadium.